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As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Mercer is $21,258, which is lower than the state average of $27,907 and is lower than the national average of $28,555. Mercer median household income is $32,656. On average Mercer residents spend 16.7 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 21.4 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #525

Mercer, WI
21,258 USD
Wisconsin
27,907 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Mercer, WI
16,250 USD
Wisconsin
30,477 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Mercer, WI
14,438 USD
Wisconsin
36,343 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Mercer, WI
20,583 USD
Wisconsin
25,134 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #686
Mercer, WI
32,656 USD
Wisconsin
52,738 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Mercer, WI
41,731 USD
Wisconsin
68,319 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank
Mercer, WI
58.81%
Wisconsin
20.43%
U.S.
27.36%

*The Mercer, WI median household income growth rate is since 2006-2010. The Wisconsin and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income33.12%$3,346, see rank25.59%$11,41321.11%$16,919
Social Security Income58.04%$17,923, see rank29.74%$18,27729.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income-0.32%$0, see rank2.24%$3,3702.82%$3,720
Retirement Income38.80%$14,825, see rank17.90%$20,95817.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Mercer, WI
44,453 USD
Wisconsin
67,232 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Mercer, WI
52,276 USD
Wisconsin
82,125 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
White$33,438, see rank$55,187$56,900

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
25 to 44$58,472, see rank$58,482$58,398
45 to 64$36,042, see rank$65,718$65,027
65 or over$20,313, see rank$35,445$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over518, see rank4,561,244248,775,628
Male1248, 47.88%, see rank49.26%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:2113, 45.56%, see rank71.21%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.10%0.73%
Male, Civilian2113, 45.56%, see rank71.11%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed3109, 96.46%, see rank91.99%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed34, 3.54%, see rank8.01%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force2135, 54.44%, see rank28.79%30.72%
Female1270, 52.12%, see rank50.74%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:2133, 49.26%, see rank63.79%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces20, 0.00%, see rank0.01%0.11%
Female, Civilian2133, 49.26%, see rank63.77%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed3133, 100.00%, see rank93.65%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed30, 0.00%, see rank6.35%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force2137, 50.74%, see rank36.21%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over242, 100%2,804,563141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone166, 68.60%, see rank80.43%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled48, 19.83%, see rank8.62%9.59%
Public Transportation0, 0.00%, see rank1.84%5.06%
Walked15, 6.20%, see rank3.33%2.78%
Other Means5, 2.07%, see rank1.70%1.79%
Worked at Home8, 3.31%, see rank4.08%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Mercer, WI
16.7 minutes
Wisconsin
21.4 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over2422,852,018143,435,233
Male1109, 45.04%, see rank51.53%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations216, 14.68%, see rank30.59%33.12%
Service Occupations226, 23.85%, see rank12.76%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations219, 17.43%, see rank16.18%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations212, 11.01%, see rank1.59%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations25, 4.59%, see rank7.85%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations227, 24.77%, see rank24.96%17.94%
Female1133, 54.96%, see rank48.47%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations247, 35.34%, see rank38.18%40.04%
Service Occupations210, 7.52%, see rank21.62%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations265, 48.87%, see rank31.12%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations20, 0.00%, see rank0.45%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations25, 3.76%, see rank0.26%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations26, 4.51%, see rank8.10%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Mercer, WIWisconsinU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over242, 100%2,852,018143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining12, 4.96%, see rank2.50%1.96%
Construction4, 1.65%, see rank5.26%6.17%
Manufacturing46, 19.01%, see rank18.38%10.43%
Wholesale Trade0, 0.00%, see rank2.70%2.75%
Retail Trade16, 6.61%, see rank11.34%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities3, 1.24%, see rank4.34%4.93%
Information0, 0.00%, see rank1.67%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing10, 4.13%, see rank6.12%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
23, 9.50%, see rank8.05%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance48, 19.83%, see rank23.28%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
33, 13.64%, see rank8.69%9.49%
Public Administration17, 7.02%, see rank3.54%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration30, 12.40%, see rank4.15%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Mercer, WI%WisconsinU.S.
Population in Poverty10117.26%, see rank13.26%15.59%
Family in Poverty3519.13%, see rank8.95%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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